SQA National 5 English Language Skills

SQA National 5 English: Language Skills

Successfully develop the key language skills that students must demonstrate across the National 5 English assessments. Covering reading, writing, talking and listening – vital skills for learning, life and work – this course companion helps students to fulfil their potential at N5 and beyond.

Key features:
– Introduces the language skills required for National 5 English, offering advice for studying and revising these skills throughout the school year
– Focuses on strategies for approaching the RUAE and Scottish Texts sections of the exam, providing explanations of command words and different question types, worked examples and practice questions
– Takes students step by step through the process of analysing an extract/passage, looking at word choice, imagery, structure and many other linguistic techniques
– Improves every student’s language skills, with dozens of ready-made and accessible activities, including independent work, group discussion points and extension tasks.


Master English Collocations & Phrasal Verbs: The Ultimate Phrasal Verbs and Collocations

Author: Marc Roche

English Collocations & Phrasal verbs: The Ultimate Phrasal Verbs and Collocations Book for Learning English is ideal for anyone who has problems understanding, remembering and using collocations and phrasal verbs in English, and who wants to speak English fluently and confidently. Don´t waste hours upon hours researching words and trying to understand their exact meaning. This book will make your learning more efficient with less of your own effort, which means more spare time to review other concepts. This book has been written for quick reference, in order to avoid it becoming too heavy and theoretical. This is not an exhaustive list of collocations or phrasal verbs in English, it’s a curated list of some of the most common ones.


Reading Explorer | Level: 2 (Second Edition)

Publisher: National Geographic, Cengage Learning

The new edition of the best-selling six-level Reading Explorer series will bring the world to the classroom like never before through new and updated topics, video, and visuals from National Geographic. Reading Explorer teaches learners to think and read critically to encourage a generation of informed global citizens.